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  1. coldvod

    How to check if piston sleave has been damaged

    I flipped my truck and it fell in some mud. I then proceeded to clean the cooling head best i could but i can't take it off since some of it got the 4 screws that hold it down and the idiot that i am i took off the glow plug.now it feels gritty when i turn it over. Its a big red .28 so a piston...
  2. josephe29

    Ansman terrier 2.0 part comparability

    Hi all, Currently looking to get a few spares for my terrier however I am finding it very hard to find parts since ansmann is a dead company, Has anyone had any luck using any other brand on there terrier ? Personally looking for spare suspension arms, side panels, brake pads, fuel tank...
  3. R

    Vintage Nitro Buggy Identification (Help Needed)

    I bought this today at a swap meet because it is interesting and in really good shape for something I assume was made in the 1970s. Can anyone help me identify the brand and model? There are no markings on it that I can find. The tub is aluminum as are the suspension components, transmission...
  4. coldvod

    Picked this car up when i went out of town

    I have the manual too. A gs racing cl1 storm Top town view Top town view
  5. Spookybrittany

    Revo 3.3, WTH is wrong with this thing?

    Hey guys, Let's just start off by saying I'm a newbie to the max, my new-to-me Traxxas Revo 3.3 is my first (running, barely) RC truck. My boyfriend is super into RCs, and he has all sorts of electric ones. This is the only Nitro we have, because his last one ran away into a wall and blew up to...
  6. Tertianend

    My Projects - Hobao Hyper 7 - Team Durango DNX8

    Hey everyone just thought I would share my latest projects my 2001 Ofna Hyper 7 and my Team Durango DNX8 Nitro buggy’s. I’m just waiting on a set of Flexytub shock covers for both cars and a Novarossi Mito GT5/17 arriving to try out in an onroad set up on the Durango DNX8. 2001 Ofna Hyper 7...
  7. coldvod

    1980s GV tornado and magnum .21 running video

    Its runs! I hate the lsn (like the ones in the planes ) but it runs nice. I can't get it full throttle as it looks like it isnt engaging the spur fast enough/at all. Very happy my little "project" if it could even be called that. I also used the futaba magnum junior that came with it
  8. coldvod

    Weird that this engine doesn't have rings on it?

    Its a magnum .21 that was bought before the 90s it was made by thunder tiger. Just thought i'd be fun to show off some old engine parts
  9. coldvod

    Dynamite Big Red pull start after-market replacement

    The one that comes with it is terrible to say the least. I like the engine but that pull start design is atrocious. I break this pull start so quickly because a metal piece connects to the OWB hex. The metal piece strips the plastic pull start. This is the engine in case anyone's wondering...
  10. coldvod

    Is anyone always worried that you're running lean all the time?

    Even though they have all the signs that its just right ( or slightly rich ). I need reassurance that I'm not the only one who thinks of this constantly
  11. F

    Vintage RC: Identifying A Thunder Tiger TS4N

    Hello all, here is my beautiful like new TS4N. Does anyone know the exact model this is, or when it came out and was released? Mine has a 2 Speed transmission, but it doesn't have the green and yellow gears. It also has different shock towers? Thank you all!
  12. coldvod

    Savage Nitro brake not engaging when pressing the brake

    It's fun but I don't have brakes. I'm lazy and I don't feel like taking the whole brake, transmission and stuff etc. off my vehicle. Basically the brake linkage doesn't press the pad/compress it. The servo moves it. If you need me to provide video and/or photos I will provide them but at the...
  13. LeRoy

    Hi all new here.

    Hi hoping this is an easy question have a nitro redcat backdraft 3.5 hadn't been starting in 10+ years. Needed a new spur gear. Got it put back together and running but am now getting a screeching noise. You can hear at beginning of video
  14. D

    My first nitro rc just doesn't want to start. Any sort of help is needed...!

    I just got my first nitro rc 3 days ago (it's a HSP nitro rc monster truck 1:10 second hand) (with a SH 18 engine) and it basically looks new and is visually in great condition. Tho i haven't been able to start it yet (according to the previous owner he last started it in December and it should...
  15. JCsRCcar

    For Sale Traxxas Rustler Slider new not used for sale

    Up for sale is a brand new Rustler Nitro slider for sale. My intention was to actually build a mid motor mounted electric conversion with this but my son and I have lost interest and we just have too many cars so this is up for sale. This comes with everything you see in the pictures and as...
  16. R

    Help identifying a nitro RC car

    Hi.my name is george.can anyone help me identify that nitro cars;;
  17. A

    Thanks for all the help!

    Thanks for all the input on the previous post, my Nitro Slash is running better than ever, and it's more powerful than I ever thought!
  18. Sebkauff

    Nitro engine leaks

    I'm new to nitro so I need some help. About a week ago I was running my nitro buggy and 1: it was pretty hard to start but it ran fine for a bit, second time starting it it was very hard to start but I got it started. It died pretty fast and when I got the body off I noticed there was fuel...
  19. :D lmao

    best beginner nitro race buggy?

    I've been bashing around with nitro mt for quite some time now, and want to move into racing. just want something cheap and nice to beginn with:)
  20. WT119

    Traxxas T-Maxx .15 Classic Revival (Rebuild log)

    Hello, I started working on this thread a month ago but got caught up in life and waiting on parts. Now its time to share, Sorry for the mess your about to read. I recently got back into Nitro after years away from it/missing it and I'm rebuilding my trucks. I just rebuilt my SavageXL with a...
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